Skip to Content
Programs

Login: Cornell Users | External Admin
Programs : Brochure
This page is the brochure for your selected program. You can view the provided information for this program on this page and click on the available buttons for additional options.
DIS: Sustainability in Europe
Copenhagen, Denmark (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Academic Year,
Fall,
Spring
This program is currently not accepting applications.
Homepage: Click to visit
Program Sponsor: Danish Institute for Study Abroad 
Restrictions: CU applicants only
Fact Sheet:
Language of Instruction::
English
Core Program Attributes::
Center-based Program
Minimum GPA::
3
Housing Options::
Apartment, Dormitory/Residence Hall, Homestay, Hostel/Hotel/Guest House
Approved by::
A&S, AAP, CALS, ENG, HUM EC, ILR, SHA
Open to::
Junior, Senior, Sophomore
Program Advisor: Libby Okihiro
Program Description:

The core focus of the program is on the social, political, and economic issues associated with sustainable development. Using a predominantly social science approach, you will be introduced to a range of Danish and European stakeholders shaping the sustainability agenda.

The Sustainability in Europe program will allow you to:

 

  • Use Copenhagen as a classroom by visiting some of the world’s most progressive sustainability initiatives. Past visits include the European Environment Agency, Risø National Laboratory for Renewable Energy, and the NGO Energy Crossroads
     
  • Spend your week-long study tour at a leading European destination in one of the key themes of sustainable development, such as grassroots innovation, environmental policy, or climate mitigation and adaptation
     
  • Combine your classroom experiences with field studies and study tour visits by creating your own strategy plan for a sustainable future
     
  • Get involved with sustainability outside of the classroom: live in the Green House, attend DIS-hosted Climate Seminars, volunteer for various sustainability NGOs, bike to school, or be a part of the Sustainability Task Force

The program is for you if you are interested in environmental studies, environmental science, public policy, or general environmental affairs.



Dates / Deadlines:
There are currently no active application cycles for this program.
 
This program is currently not accepting applications.